Tricounty News

Progress being made on Watkins ball field

The new grandstands in the Watkins baseball field are starting to take shape. They should be ready within weeks. (This photo was taken from behind the pitcher’s mound Saturday, MayW-IMG 911017.)  The work is being done in preparation for Watkins hosting the 2015 Minnesota Amateur Baseball championships.


Ryan Tri (left) and Pat Geislinger (right) were out Saturday afternoon digging up freshly-laid sod along the third-base line, preparing the grounds for play soon. That’s Jerry Oster in the center, supervising. Staff photos by Jean Doran Matua.

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